Message from the PAOF Chair

Message from the PAOF Chair My Dear Colleagues, This is a special year for the world of Ophthalmology:  2020.  I remember I was finishing fellowship training and my professors were talking about the World Health Organization (WHO) launching an ambitious program in...

New Pan-American Programs in 2019

New Pan-American Programs in 2019 Several exciting Pan-American programs where launched in 2019.  Take a look. Enrique Graue Wiechers Award for Transformational Leadership Dr. Eduardo Alfonso of Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida USA, received the first...

Message from the PAOF Chair

Message from the PAOF Chair My Dear Colleagues, I would like to end this year with a note of gratitude to all my colleagues, friends and family who have supported the Pan-American and its education and prevention of blindness initiatives.  This year the Pan-American...

November Message from the PAOF Chair

Pan-American Research Day provides an opportunity for ophthalmologists and other vision researchers from around the world to present their work. For many, it is the first time…

Message from the PAOF Chair

The Pan-American has participated in another Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology that recently took place in San Francisco. One of the highlights of my stay was the Circle of Vision Luncheon.

Message from the PAOF Chair

Dear Colleagues: When you donate to the Pan-American Ophthalmological Foundation, you create opportunities to meet new people who believe in the same causes that inspire you. When you let your friends and family know of your charitable donations, they may find...